River Explorer Cruise

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River Explorer Cruise

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River Explorer Cruises (Includes free entrance to U-boat Story)
Adult £11
Child £7 (5-15 years)
Family £30 (2 adults & up to 3 children)

Do the Double
Adult £18
Child £12 (5-15 years)
Family £49 (2 adults & up to 3 children)

Do the Treble
Adult £23
Child £16 (5-15 years)
Family £63 (2 adults & up to 3 children)

Discounts are available for groups of more than 20 people. For more information email groups@merseyferries.co.uk or call 0151 330 1420.

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Recent Reviews:

  • 381sandrac
    Trip Type:
    Efficient and professional Company and Staff
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th August 2019
    We embarked on the Salford to Liverpool - Manchester Ship Canal tour. Unfortunately due to problems with the viaduct swing bridge our tour had to be abandoned soon after we had set off. However the... Read full review
  • nodster994
    Newbury, United Kingdom
    Pleasant trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th August 2019
    Somewhere I’ve always wanted to visit, I wasn’t disappointed - boat was clean and not too packed (10.00 am sailing) throughly enjoyed my trip around the Mersey Read full review
  • Sunnydaye11
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Dull commentary spoilt it slightly
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th August 2019
    The round trip itself was quite pleasant, but the commentary recording was dull and would have been better with a live commentator and that Liverpudlian humour. Still you have to do the ferry... Read full review


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